How to gather fabric with basting

With the arrival of autumn, we want to start new knitting projects, and today we’ll teach you a new technique: how to gather fabric to give an original touch to your winter clothes. Have you ever finished a project and wanted to give it a different air? This is the perfect solution because it’s a […]

Learn basics

We Are Knitters puts the basic knitting guide at your fingertips, so you can reach your crafting goals regardless of whether or not you have purchased our kits, are trying out our free downloadble patterns or simply because knitting is your newest passion and you haven’t mastered the basic techniques yet. We want you to […]

How to crochet basketweave stitch

Winter is coming and it’s time to bundle up. The stitch we bring you today is very easy and fun to do. Basketweave stitch is an easy variation of rib stitch and creates a thick fabric. It’s also reversible so it’s perfect for making blankets, scarves, beanies…. For this stitch you will need a 7 […]

Jonah

Define yourself in 4 sentences  I am an 11 year old boy who loves to crochet and am the author of “Hello Crochet Friends” and host the video series “Learn to Crochet with Jonah”. My priorities are my family and academics and I enjoy teaching others how to crochet. I especially like math and I’m […]

How to knitting Top-Down

If you are one of those knitters who hates to seam after finishing your sweaters and work the whole thing piece-by-piece, today we bring you a step by step in which we show you how to knit using the top-down technique—seamlessly and all in one piece. As the name of this technique indicates, we start […]

How to crochet fringe

Garments with fringe never go out of style no matter what the season, and in 2019 they came back in full force. Fringe helps to slim your figure, and it adds impact to all of your garments to create a personal and casual style. In this post you are going to learn how to make […]

Knitting For Olive

BACKGROUND Who is Knitting For Olive? Knitting for Olive is a family business run by mother and daughter, Pernille and Caroline. We design knitwear for babies, children and adults, and have our own brand of yarn made from pure natural fibres. We find inspiration for our designs in our own children. The designs are made […]

How to crochet wicker stitch

Sometimes we just feel like doing crochet, a simple stitch, a quick project, we curl up on the couch and sink into our world full of yarn. Today we bring you a really easy stitch, the kind that will surprise you with its texture as you go along. We are going to learn how to […]

“I knit’’

More and more often we hear it from the mouths of men, “I knit’’. Breaking stereotypes and clichés that have been assigned by society for decades, men knit too, and very well we might add. There are many men who practice knitting as a hobby, in their free time to escape from the routine of […]

HOW TO COUNT THE ROWS IN YOUR PROJECT

When you’re getting started in this world, in addition to learning to decipher patterns, different stitches, techniques, etc., one of the first things you should know is how to count the rows in your project if you don’t want to drive yourself crazy. In fact, even after you’ve been knitting a while, you can still […]

Finita Yarn

The We Are Knitters team is always working on ways to respond to your concerns and please you when innovating new fibers, colors, and finishes. It is really important to us to listen to your opinions, not only to fulfill your wishes, but also, thanks to you we can ALL continue to advance in the […]

Thank you and happy WAK-birthday!

Just like every year about this time we come to a halt to look back, to remember all that we have gone through together. Each year we take stock of what we have accomplished; our collections, our past and future collaborations, new projects like new fiber launches or the new BOX we surprised you with, […]

How to crochet houndstooth stitch

There are classic patterns that never go out of style and look great for any occasion, such as houndstooth. So, in today’s post we will explain how to crochet the houndstooth stitch. It’s a reversible stitch, fun to crochet, and so easy that it doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or an experienced crocheter. […]

Remix Yarn

One of the main characteristics of the We Are Knitters team is its unstoppable search of sustainable balance and the protection of the environment; because if we’ve come so far… why not keep doing it? And after much effort, we have finally made it again. We Are Knitters welcomes our newest fibre, REMIX YARN. Our […]

HOW TO SEW A HEM

If you have ever wondered if you should sew a hem on a knitting project, the answer is yes, sometimes you should. If you don’t know how, WeAreKnitters can help you with this and many other things. Hang with us and see how simple it is. To make it happen you will need: Tapestry needle […]

How to reclaim used yarn

As a good knitter, surely you have a project that you started one day, but without knowing how or why, you ended up leaving in the background to start other things that you wanted to knit more. After some time, you know you’ll never finish the project, but you love the yarn and want to […]

How to crochet lacy star stitch

Summer is a great time to learn new stitches, especially airy, lacy stitches to wear to the beach or the pool. Today’s stitch is really easy to do and makes a light, summery fabric. In this post we used our Pima cotton and a size 8 crochet hook. You will need to know how to […]

How to carry yarn up when you crochet stripes

Learning new techniques is very important for creating impeccable projects. The more techniques you master, the better your work will look. In this post, we’ll learn a nearly invisible way to carry our yarn along the sides when we crochet stripes. To make the sample, we’ve used three colors of Pima Cotton and a 5 […]